Astro - Best New Songs, Albums, & Features

astro-computer-era
Artist: Astro
Album: Computer Era
We expect teenagers to be lost in a cycle of grades, girls and television garbage, immature and innocent, but when you hear music from young men/women who minds have evolved beyond the stigmas and low expectation, it... More
Posted 5 months ago
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Meet Astro, Hip-Hop’s X Factor

When the world gets its first glimpse of you on television, it can be hard, if not impossible, to ever overcome the "reality show star" label plastered to you. But against all the odds, former X-Factor star Astro is... More
Posted 5 months ago
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Can Astro Become the Jay Z of the Computer Era?

Before I could appreciate the musicality of Illmatic, I admired the teenager that eloquently articulated the madness of his world. Nasty Nas was seemingly evicted from the womb holding a pen and pad with a doobie chain... More
Posted 5 months ago
astro-champion
Artist: Astro
Album: Computer Era
Astro‘s latest studio album has been sitting on the (metaphorical) shelves for two days now but, inexplicably, some hip-hop heads have yet to purchase a copy—or even stream it in the Booth. If it’s obliviousness... More
Posted 5 months ago
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the-audible-doctor-chocolate-covered-liar
Featuring: Astro | Hassaan Mackey
The wait for The Audible Doctor‘s latest EP was long—ironically so, given its title—but, at long last, the set has hit online retailers. This rueful, soul-sampled jam is based around the most appetizing metaphor for... More
Posted 6 months ago
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termanology-good
Featuring: Michael Christmas | Astro
How are you, readers? No need for you to answer; I’m Good, and I know you will be too after you’ve hit play on the latest single from Termanology. This cut couldn’t have been more thoroughly stocked with... More
Posted 6 months ago
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astro-88
Artist: Astro
Song: 88
Astro may not have been alive before the fall of the Berlin Wall, but that doesn’t stop him from “bringin’ 88 back” on the latest single off his forthcoming EP. Featured in conjunction with some down-to-earth... More
Posted about 9 months ago
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astro-i-dont-know
Artist: Astro
Oft imitated but never equaled, the DJBooth Freestyle Series ran from February 2009 through June 2011. Its 250 total entries were the work of a veritable who’s-who of underground and emerging emcees, including rising stars... More
Posted one year ago
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astro-yes-i-know-my-g
Artist: Astro
If you tell Asto that he’s phenomenal on the mic, don’t expect a “Thank you” in return. More likely than not, the Brooklyn wunderkind‘s response to your compliment will be a curt, “Yes I Know My G.”... More
Posted one year ago
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astro-new-new-york
Artist: Astro
This Tuesday, the authorities whitewashed 5 Pointz, a building in Queens whose walls were home to tags dating back to the 1990s. And that’s just the beginning of the changes going down in NYC. On a new promo single, his... More
Posted one year ago
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